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VSB News December 2023

Posted on 12/1/2023
The VSB News monthly email was sent to all Virginia lawyers on November 30, 2023.


Candidates Sought for Two Vacancies for Commissioner on the State Corporation Commission

Posted on 11/30/2023
All interested candidates for the two vacancies for Commissioner on the State Corporation Commission should submit a resume and letter of interest to the Division of Legislative Services by Friday, January 5, 2024.


CPF Pays $130,014 to Former Clients

Posted on 11/29/2023
The Virginia State Bar Clients’ Protection Fund Board authorized payments totaling $130,014 in reimbursements to petitioners regarding six Virginia attorneys at its September 15, 2023, meeting.


Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rules 5A and 4

Posted on 11/27/2023
Ordered on November 21, 2023, the Supreme Court of Virginia has amended Rule 5A:19 effective immediately, and Rules 4:1(g), 4:8(d), 4:9(b), 5A:25, 5A:6, 5A:8, and 5A:10, effective January 20, 2024.


Volunteers Sought for VSB Board and Committee Vacancies

Posted on 11/27/2023
Volunteer attorneys are needed to serve on the VSB CPF Board, MCLE Board, Judicial Candidate Evaluation Committee, and as Council Members at Large beginning on July 1, 2024.


VSB Training Set for Lawyers who Serve as GALs for Impairment Proceedings

Posted on 11/15/2023
The Virginia State Bar has scheduled a training with CLE credit on December 8 for lawyers who have agreed to serve as guardian ad litem (GAL) for Impairment Proceedings.


VSB Real Property Section Releases Second Group of Living Library Video Series

Posted on 11/9/2023
The Virginia State Bar Real Property Section’s Membership Committee announces three new videos on real estate litigation as part two of the Living Library Project.


Family Law Section Announces Third Annual Writing Competition

Posted on 11/8/2023
The Virginia State Bar Family Law Section is sponsoring the third annual writing competition open to second and third year law students attending Virginia and Washington, D.C. law schools.


VSB News November 2023

Posted on 11/1/2023
The VSB News monthly email was sent to all Virginia lawyers on November 1, 2023.


Volunteers Sought for Local Disciplinary District Committees 2024

Posted on 10/27/2023
Volunteer attorneys and lay members are needed to serve on the Virginia State Bar’s Local Disciplinary District Committees beginning on July 1, 2024. Applications in the form of a résumé and short statement of interest are due February 28, 2024.

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